Ron Carter



Ron Carter

Rating
Active
1960
Born
May 4, 1937 in Ferndale
Location
Ferndale, Michigan, United States
A.K.A.
US jazz double-bassist
Genres
Alternative
Biography
Ronald Levin "Ron" Carter (born May 4, 1937) is an American jazz double bassist. His appearances on 2,221 recording sessions make him the most-recorded jazz bassist in history. Carter is also a cellist who has recorded numerous times on that instrument. Some of his studio albums as a leader include: Blues Farm (1973); All Blues (1973); Spanish Blue (1974); Anything Goes (1975); Yellow & Green (1976); Pastels (1976); Piccolo (1977); Third Plane (1977); Peg Leg (1978); and A Song for You (1978). He was a member of the Miles Davis Quintet in the early 1960s, which also included Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter and drummer Tony Williams.

Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Ron Carter

Ron Carter

Ron Carter September 11, 2015

7 Tracks

My Personal Songbook

My Personal Songbook

Ron Carter April 24, 2015

10 Tracks

Etudes

Etudes

Tony Williams November 25, 2014

6 Tracks

In Memory Of Jim

In Memory Of Jim

Ron Carter November 3, 2014

8 Tracks

Jazz & Bossa

Jazz & Bossa

Ron Carter June 3, 2014

9 Tracks

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